Paper of the Week

December 7, 2021 ICM Philly
Paper of the Week: Laboratory Value Effectiveness in Predicting Early Postoperative Periprosthetic Joint Infection After Total Hip Arthroplasty

Dugdale EM, Uvodich ME, Osmon DR, Pagnano MW, Berry DJ, Abdel MP J Arthroplasty. 2021 Nov 10:S0883-5403(21)00842-1.doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2021.11.007 Summary by Mohammad S Abdelaal MD, MSc Assessing a patient for periprosthetic…

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November 30, 2021 ICM Philly
Paper of the Week: Risk Factors for Acute Surgical Site Infection after Spinal Instrumentation Procedures: A Case-Control Study

Tiago Amorim-Barbosa, Ricardo Sousa, Ricardo Rodrigues-Pinto and António Oliveira Int J Spine Surg. 2021;8130doi: 10.14444/8130 Summary by Khoa Tran, BA Surgical site infection (SSI) is a major concern in spine…

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